TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 13, 2017
Closing arguments were heard today in the trial of former Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy Dennis Mills Jr., who is accused of raping a girl in his care in 2013 and 2014, Knoxnews reports. Assitant District Attorney General Joanie Stewart told jurers that Mills used his position to ensure the victim, 12 years old when the attacks allegedly began, would stay silent. Mills denies the charges.